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More aggressive, dear!

Zachary Leader, 31 July 1997

My Aces, My Faults 
by Nick Bollettieri and Dick Schaap.
Robson, 346 pp., £17.95, June 1997, 1 86105 087 9
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... by example, by being a maniac. ‘Nick does nothing (that he enjoys) in moderation,’ writes Dick Schaap, the book’s ghost. He’s always ‘working longer and harder than anyone else’, a quality shared by his best pupils. Monica Seles, who came to him at the age of 12, is praised for fanatical dedication: ‘She would hit nothing but two-handed ...

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